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Air ambulance called for road collision near Bury St Edmunds

PUBLISHED: 21:42 01 August 2018 | UPDATED: 21:42 01 August 2018

East Anglian Air Ambulance. Picture: SIMON PARKER

East Anglian Air Ambulance. Picture: SIMON PARKER


A cyclist and a car collided and a woman was taken to hospital by helicopter.

An air ambulance was deployed to a road traffic collision near Bury St Edmunds involving a car and cyclist.

East Anglia Air Ambulance were called at 5.51pm to the accident near the business park in Saxham and arrived shortly after.

Working with ambulance paramedics and a volunteer critical care paramedic from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service (SARS), a female patient in her twenties was treated at the scene.

The patient was sedated and later airlifted to hospital.

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